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Hi- I would like to know what the financial implications would

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Hi- I would like to know what the financial implications would be if my wife and I separated. We jointly own a house worth approximately 300k-no mortgage and I have a 30k pension pot. We have no dependants. My wife does not work and receives DLA. I am self employed.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 4 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question
I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
How long have you lived together and what income do you each have?
Claire
Customer: replied 4 years ago.


38 years . My income is about 23K and my wife's benefits around 11k.

Expert:  Clare replied 4 years ago.
Hi
How much does a one bedroom property in the same general area cost?
Claire